Southern Breeze Sweet Tea {GIVEAWAY} #SouthernBreezeSweetTea AD

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Southern Breeze Sweet Tea. Have you tried Southern Breeze Sweet Tea? I am a sweet tea drinker. Living here in the south, we are kind of raised on sweet tea so it is pretty much everywhere. I have fond memories of sitting on my grandmother’s back porch drinking sweet tea with her every summer while I was growing up. There was always a pitcher in her refrigerator and that’s {Read More}

Puracyn® “Favorite Summer Firsts” #PuracynFirst

Did you know that almost half (39%) of all outdoor, recreational related injuries happen during “summer-type” activities, such as surfing, mountain climbing, scuba diving and horseback riding? The picture above was our first trip to the beach this summer. We had such a great time that we are trying to figure out a way to go back or at least visit another beach. What the picture doesn’t show is that right after my son started digging for shells and actually {Read More}

5 Ways To Stay Confident #PoisewithSAM

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I wrote about my experience with Poise Microliner as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. A confident woman is one who wants the most out of life and is always pushing herself to be better. Having confidence means believing in yourself, radiating strength and having passion. 5 WAYS TO STAY CONFIDENT 1. Daily affirmations. Every single day I tell myself that I can do it. Whatever I am working on that day, I make it a point to tell {Read More}

How Does Your Family Save Time & Money? Achieving Financial Independence #my360independence

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  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Capital One 360. What does financial independence mean to you? To me, it means being able to travel whenever we can. It means having a home to raise our children in and to be able to pay all of our bills. It means freedom. My family and I work hard to save money wherever we can so that we can spend when we really need/want to. We grocery {Read More}

We Celebrated National Get Outdoors Day with OFF!® #GODay #TheOutdoorsMissesYou #KeepsBugsOFF

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This past weekend we had the most wonderful opportunity as part of my partnership with OFF!®. We were part of a group of first time campers here in Georgia at Sweetwater Creek State Park. We camped for one night and then took part in the National Get Outdoors Day (#GODay) the following morning. ABOUT NATIONAL GET OUTDOORS DAY National Get Outdoors Day is a new annual event to encourage healthy, active outdoor fun. Participating partners will offer opportunities for American {Read More}

Enjoying Taste of Nature Bars with Family & Friends #RealTastesGood

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We recently had the opportunity to gather some friends who we frequently mountain bike with so that we could all try Taste of Nature Bars. We picked these particular people because we knew that every single person like snack bars and frequently brings them on trail rides. In fact, every one in my immediate family eats snack bars so I invited a few family members as well. We were sent all of the flavors listed in detail below and when {Read More}

Mirvaso®: Break Up With Your Makeup #BreakUpWMakeup #cgc


There is something that happens to me every single day and I have dealt with it for more than 20 years. I deal with rosacea. It is annoying, sometimes embarrassing and almost ever present in the summer especially. I hate it. Rosacea also tends to look more prevalent when I drink wine. Any kind of wine and after just half of a glass. Rosacea is just something that I have to live with and deal with as best as I {Read More}

HP Instant Ink & ENVY 5530 Wireless e-All-in-One Printer @BestBuy @BestBuyWOLF #HPatBestBuy

HP ENVY 5530 e All-in-One

With HP Instant Ink, you can now print away and never run out of ink again. Your printer automatically lets HP know when to send more ink, and HP delivers the new ink right to your door before you run out. You can get ink for as low as $2.99 per month and your printer will tell HP when to send ink. What is really great is that your service is not based on how many cartridges you use, so {Read More}

Share Your Favorite Orajel #Smilestones AD #Orajel

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Orajel Kids. Let’s face it, there is nothing worse than a cranky baby is there? Teething is no fun for the baby OR the parents. But there is something that can help. Orajel Kids. I have been a user and lover of Orajel since I had braces in my late teens/early 20′s. I needed it because I had brackets in my mouth that really hurt when they were first {Read More}

Transformers: AGE OF EXTINCTION in theaters 06.27.14 #TransformersMovie


This blog post is part of a paid SocialMoms and Paramount Pictures blogging program. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own. For as long as I can remember, my son has been obsessed with the Transformers. The toys, the movie, the games. He pretty much loves anything Transformers. Also noted on our family calendar is the release of the new Transformers movie which is coming out in just a few, short days. He loves the action of the {Read More}